Frequently Asked Questions
I have questions about the Functional Nutrition Coaching Program – can I speak to a Program Advisor?
Call 1-877-MBG-WELL from 10am to 5pm Eastern Monday through Friday.
Will I be able to take a test and earn a certificate after completing this course?
Yes. To successfully complete this program and earn the mbg Functional Nutrition Coach certificate, you must watch 80% or more of all modules and earn a 90% or higher on the Final Assessment Test.
What will the mbg Functional Nutrition Coach Certificate allow me to do in my business?
Generally, Health Coaches do not require a state license to practice and can be certified through private credentialing bodies such as mindbodygreen, although it is recommended that you should check with licensing authorities in your state and locality before offering any service to the public. mindbodygreen’s Functional Nutrition Coaching Program is designed to provide in-depth knowledge and understanding of functional food, how to work with clients and how to grow your business as a wellness entrepreneur. By completing our program, you will earn the mbg Functional Nutrition Coach certificate which confirms that you have successfully completed the program. Our program does not make you a state-registered dietician or licensed nutritionist. You will need to check with state and local agencies where you conduct your business and where your clients reside to determine applicable licensing requirements.
What are mbg Classes?
mbg Classes come to you from the team at mindbodygreen.com! Our goal is to provide you with world-class instructional video classes with the best wellness teachers around. These classes are streamed so you can watch anywhere in the world with an internet connection. You can also watch them as many times as you like!
Is this class sent to me on a DVD or is it downloadable or streamed?
All mbg classes are streamed so all you need is an internet connection! You can watch anywhere, any time, on any device. You can watch classes on a computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can watch the classes as many times as you like and you can go at your own pace!
What if I live outside of the United States?
No problem – all you need is an internet connection! Even though you can live anywhere in the world to take these classes, please keep in mind that class prices are in US Dollars.
What do I get for my money?
Each class includes video lessons, notes, helpful worksheets, tips, recipes, discussion boards, and exercises to get going on your own. You can watch these classes as many times as you like!
Will I get personalized instruction?
Through our Discussion Boards, you’ll be able to ask the instructor questions and interact with other students taking the class with you. It’s a great way to connect with your classmates and support each other!
What do I need to take the class?
Once you register and purchase your class, you’ll have immediate access to all class video, discussions and associated tools available on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device.
Are closed captions available?
Yes, closed captions are available for all classes. Look for the icon in the video player control bar to enable closed captions. (Currently offered in English only.)
HELP! What if I have feedback or technical questions?
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. We love hearing from our community so please let us know if there’s anything we can do better or if you have suggestions for future classes!